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Title Portraits of an age : photography in Germany and Austria, 1900-1938 / preface by Renée Price and Klaus Albrecht Schröder ; with contributions by Monika Faber ... [et al.] ; edited by Monika Faber and Janos Frecot .

Imprint Ostfildern-Ruit : Hatje Cantz ; Portchester : Art Books International [distributor], c2005.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    779.2 POR    DUE 02-18-20
Description 174 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Note This catalogue is published in conjunction with the exhibition Portraits of an age held at the Neue Galerie New York, March 11-June 6, 2005; Albertina, Vienna, July 6-October 16, 2005.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Remarks on the history of photography in Germany and Austria / Janos Frecot -- A grand finale and off into the blue : two eras reflected in portrait photography ; Fin de siècle ; Individual expression ; The portrait : end of a tradition / Monika Faber -- Das Volksgesicht : the face of a people / Janos Frecot -- The fashion of disguise / Elisabeth Moortgat -- Snapshots / Janos Frecot -- Close-ups / Monika Faber -- Self-portraits / Janos Frecot -- Biographies / Christina Hunter.
Subject Portrait photography -- Germany -- History.
Portrait photography -- Germany -- Exhibitions.
Portrait photography -- Austria -- History.
Portrait photography -- Austria -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Faber, Monika, 1954-
Frecot, Janos, 1937-
ISBN 3775715649

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